• If you are seeking resources and need immediate assistance or are in an unsafe situation, please dial 911.


    If you are seeking support for yourself or a loved one in need of mental health-related distress or in suicidal crisis, please dial or text 988 to be connected to a mental health professional. It is a confidential, 24/7 Lifeline.


    Burrell Behavioral Health - Local Crisis Hotline: Text 838255 or call (417) 761-5555

What is the Role of a School Social Worker?

  • The social worker's role is to provide support, education, resources, and mental health services for at-risk students. The social workers consult and work with students, families, and school staff. 

  • Self Referral Form

    Please complete this form if you or your student are in need of assistance. Form submissions are checked weekly. A social worker will be in contact with you after completing the above form.